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EASY RIDER

I have a secret fantasy of owning a motorcycle. A Harley, of course. At my age and with my petite size, I can’t see that happening. When I saw the Harley Davidson Electra Glide tripped out, fully-equipped, police special motorcycle … Continue reading

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THE SHERIFF IS LOOKING FOR YOU……WELL, MAYBE.

In my last blog, I talked about my visit to Jail North with the Sheriff’s Office Citizens’ Academy. The second half of our time there was learning about the process of recruitment and training of officers. Deputy J. Ryan Moore, … Continue reading

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JAIL NIGHT AT JAIL NORTH

I went to jail again. This time to Mecklenburg County Jail North. This is a correctional facility that houses up to 614 inmates located off I-77 in North Charlotte. Like Jail Central in downtown Charlotte, it is a nationally accredited … Continue reading

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LOCKDOWN

Last Tuesday night, I and my fellow students of the Sheriff’s Office Citizens’ Academy took a tour of MCJ-Central, the Mecklenburg County Jail in downtown Charlotte. As I said in a previous post, there are almost two thousand inmates that … Continue reading

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